The fourth industrial revolution is here: digital skills that are beneficial for SA’s youth
Technology has changed how the world works, from communication in your personal life to how businesses are run. Technology has shown the importance of acquiring digital skills. This isn't only important for adults who are working in a digital world; it's vital for children as well. Teaching the South African youth digital literacy is an effective way of tackling youth unemployment in our country. Technology may have its disadvantages, especially when it comes to children; however, its advantages can be worthwhile for a child growing up in a digital economy. Because of digital transformation, traditional literacy is no longer enough. The youth need to be able to navigate, find employment or create work for themselves in a digital space. That requires young people to have the appropriate digital skills to be able to make something out of their lives. Read below to know which digital skills are crucial in the fourth industrial revolution.